Lombi

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Alternate Names
Lumbi, Odyalombito, Rombi, Rumli
Population

12,000 (1993 SIL).

Location

Orientale Province, Tshopo district, Bafwasende territory, Barumi and Bekeni collectivités, Opienge, Banguruye, and Bangolu areas.

Language Status

6a (Vigorous).

Dialects

Similar to Mangbetu [mdj], but not as close as Mangbetu dialects are to each other.

Other Comments

Different than the Lombi dialect of Basa [bzw] in Cameroon.